Tag: Narrative

Ashwalkers Review

Strolling Through The Grey


HIGH Great balance of management and narrative.

LOW Characters don’t interact with each other as much.

WTF The random morale drops made me sad. 


Paradise Lost Review

A Pseudo Time Capsule


HIGH Impressive environmental storytelling and attention to detail.

LOW Persistent graphical glitches undermine the scenery.

WTF The snail-like walking speed.


Before Your Eyes Review

Blink And You’ll Miss It


HIGH A beautiful, yet heartbreaking story that grows stronger as it progresses.

LOW Forcing the player to keep their eyes open to hear important dialogue.

WTF The Ferryman sure loves barking at pigeons.


Adios Review

Interview With The Assassin


HIGH The protagonist is thoroughly believable.

LOW An unsatisfying ending.

WTF The horse gulping down apples in a single bite.


Conarium Review

Made With Plenty Of Love And Craft


HIGH It nails that Lovecraft tone.

LOW An annoying chase sequence sucks the atmosphere out.

WTF The protagonist sounds like Paddington Bear at times.


Maquette Review

A Canvas Of Love And Loss


HIGH The unique storytelling is a prime example of videogames as an art form.

LOW Framerate issues become severe when entering new areas.

WTF The interpretation of what spiraling looks like after a breakup is chilling.


Everhood Review

Immortality, Morality, and Dancing

HIGH The combination of profound themes and wacky characters is terrific.

LOW Dodging rhythm-based attacks off-beat is counterintuitive.

WTF Buddha throwing musical notes at me.